At what temp will a embryo die in a egg.

Discussion in 'Ducks' started by JonathanL23, Mar 30, 2018.

  1. JonathanL23

    JonathanL23 Chirping

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    I just found almost a dozen green eggs and i believe they belong to my runner duck, i have seen my male duck mate her this year so i'm sure they're fertilized, i was gonna throw them away as i think it may still be to cold, but also don't wanna throw away if she plans to set soon. I'm in Canada and it still goes below 0 Celsius here at night. but i know duck and turkey eggs have thicker shells so are the eggs ok ?
     
  2. MagpieDucks

    MagpieDucks Preserving Orpington Bantams

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    Are they frozen? It might be best to wait for her to lay some more.
     
  3. JonathanL23

    JonathanL23 Chirping

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    lay more in the nest or wait and lay more in a month or so? I'm gonna check 1 and see if its frozen and if its fertile.
     
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    MagpieDucks Preserving Orpington Bantams

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    It might be best to toss the eggs you found, and wait for her to lay some more, before you incubate any. :)
     
  5. JonathanL23

    JonathanL23 Chirping

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    gonna let her hatch them but ya, could toss them and start collecting them.
     
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    MagpieDucks Preserving Orpington Bantams

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    Okay, wasn't sure. Does she show interest in setting?
     

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